Moneyline favors Avalanche in battle with Hurricanes
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|14-2-0||November 12, 2013, 07:00 PM | PNC Arena||6-7-4|
The Carolina Hurricanes will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Colorado Avalanche invade PNC Arena on Tuesday.
This season the Hurricanes are 6-7-4 overall while the Avalanche are 14-2-0. As for the totals, Carolina is 5-11-1 on the OU, and Colorado is 7-9.
View Colorado Avalanche vs Carolina Hurricanes Odds and Stats.
If you're going with the Hurricanes in this one, they were listed as moneyline underdogs of 129 on most hockey betting menus early today for Tuesday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Hurricanes at No. 26 and the Avalanche at No. 8 heading into this contest.
Colorado won its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Capitals on November 10. Bettors who backed the Avalanche at -155 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Carolina was a 3-2 loser in its last match at home against the Wild. They lost as +123 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of PUSH bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Carolina's No. 28-ranked offense (1.88 goals per game) against a Avalanche defense that ranks No. 1 at 1.75 goals per game allowed. The Hurricanes powerplay has clicked at a 13.24% rate while the Avalanche have a 88.46% rate on the penalty kill.
Colorado at St. Louis, Thursday, November 14th
Carolina at Anaheim, Friday, November 15th